Travel Blogs from Volcano, United States

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time to go camping...., Volcano, United States travel blog

time to go camping....

A travel blog entry by rawhideone

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April 27 Right now I'm sitting in one of the hottest spots in the world...the crater of Kilauea volcano....its fuming and firing and smoking and sending plumes of So2 and other gases and particles up to1 mile up into the air....actually it is the crater ...

don't touch the magma, Volcano, United States travel blog

don't touch the magma

A travel blog entry by jay29

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You know your bad-ass when your town is named Volcano and it sits on, literally, the lip of two active volcanoes.  I would hate to think how much volcano insurance costs in this ...

Liquid Rock, Volcano, United States travel blog

Liquid Rock

A travel blog entry by dan.melanie

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... historically there have been very dramatic displays of lava shooting into the air and flowing down slope, currently Pele (the Hawaiian volcano goddess) is being somewhat secretive and lava is mostly flowing underground.  We spent a lot of time poring ...

Day 7 on Hawaii - Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, United States travel blog

Day 7 on Hawaii - Volcanoes National Park

A travel blog entry by gongawz

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... nbsp;               As we drove closer to the active volcano, the air got really hazy which apparently is called "vog" around here (volcanic fog).  It almost looked like ...

Les aventuriers, Volcano, United States travel blog

Les aventuriers

A travel blog entry by cmotheron

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Journée magnifique à nouveau. On retourne en randonnée dans le cratère à la demande générale. Puis dans la Devastation Trail, qui nous impressionne peu.Tout est asphalté! Nico reluque un petit monticule de poussière volcanique (rejets du volcan ...

All About the Lava, Volcano, United States travel blog

All About the Lava

A travel blog entry by studt.family

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Now for the Big Island's main attraction:  Hawaii Volcanoes National Park!  We checked into a petite 2 bdrm, 2 bath cabin at Kilauea Military Camp on the evening of May 6.                    ...

Volcanoes National Park, Volcano, United States travel blog

Volcanoes National Park

A travel blog entry by margreet98

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I flew from Kauai to Hilo, rented a car and drove to Volcano.  I spent two days there driving and hiking in the Park - what an amazing place!  To read more of this story, please go to www.aroundtheworldandthensome.com   ...

From 2,000 Degrees to a Winter Coat, Volcano, United States travel blog

From 2,000 Degrees to a Winter Coat

A travel blog entry by rachels694

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... and exhaustion. The next day we awoke excited for our days adventures. We were scheduled for a morning helicopter flight over the volcano area. What made this flight special was experiencing it with the DOORS OFF. The view of where we had walked the ...

Nous avons marché sur la lune..., Volcano, United States travel blog

Nous avons marché sur la lune...

A travel blog entry by cmotheron

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... nord de Hilo. Malheureusement il a plu toute la journée donc peu propice aux photos. Et comme c'était surtout de la route vers Volcano sans grand intérêt, j'ai déclaré forfait pour photo et blogue. Faut bien que je me repose les bouts de doigts de ...

Hilo to Volcanoes National Park in a camper van, Volcano Village, United States travel blog

Hilo to Volcanoes National Park in a camper van

A travel blog entry by shawna

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... water that's been heated by the volcanic activity underground escapes as steam from big cracks in the ground near the summit of Kilauea volcano. From there, the road actually goes onto the caldera floor where you can get out and take a short walk to the ...

Volcano Exploring, Volcano, United States travel blog

Volcano Exploring

A travel blog entry by ddppmm

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Today was all about exploring the Volcano National Park. Here are some of the highlights. We walked through the Thurston lava tube, hike down to Iki crater, explored the sulfur/steam fields, went to the end of Chain of craters road to see the lava ...

Kraterlandschaften, Lavafelder und Schwefel, Volcano, United States travel blog

Kraterlandschaften, Lavafelder und Schwefel

A travel blog entry by reiseglitzer

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... sie nur kurz und in kleinem Ausmass in Neuseeland, bei der Wanderung über Vulkane im Tongarino Nationalpark erleben durften (link). Volcano, treffender ginge es kaum, so heisst die von Hilo in knapp einer Stunde erreichbare kleine Ortschaft, welche knapp ...

Volcano National Park, Volcano, United States travel blog

Volcano National Park

A travel blog entry by tigertrip

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Vicksburg National Military Park and Capulin, Vicksburg and Capulin Volcano National Monument, United States travel blog

Vicksburg National Military Park and Capulin

A travel blog entry by exploreamerica

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... 1863 gave the North control of the Mississippi River in the Civil War.   On July 17, 1991 I visited Capulin Volcano National Monument in New Mexico. Today it is just a peaceful mountain that stands 1,400 feet above the ...

Kellys' Hawaii Adventure - Big Island , Volcano, United States travel blog

Kellys' Hawaii Adventure - Big Island

A travel blog entry by djk_au

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... than Safeway I'm sure...There is also a US Post Office at Volcano Village which is good if you want your postcards stamped with Volcano National Park! That afternoon we had a look at the main Kilauea Caldera from the hotel. The dining room there has a ...

Hiking Old Volcanic Lava Fields and Rain Forests, Volcano, United States travel blog

Hiking Old Volcanic Lava Fields and Rain Forests

A travel blog entry by adamz

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Day 1 - Visitor Center to Campground via Sulphur Banks and Rim Had an early start with a 5am bus to get to the NP. Since the next one wasnt until 2pm didnt have much choice but to catch it. Ended up arriving at the NP at 6am and had a couple of hours to ...

Backcountry Loop in Volcano NP, Volcano, United States travel blog

Backcountry Loop in Volcano NP

A travel blog entry by adamz

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Day 4 - Namakanipaio Campground to Keauhou Shelter Started early (7am) since it was going to be a long day. After getting to the visitor center had to get my permit and read a warning about the posiblilites of tsunamis and how to respond. also had to ...

Lava!, Hawaii Big Island, United States travel blog

Lava!

A travel blog entry by sinddannmalweg

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... konnten wir bei Lani und Ray, den Hawaiianischen Besitzern des B&B at the end of the Road im kleinen Dorf Volcano. Regenreiche Tage sowie Aloha fuehrten dazu, dass wir Stunden mit ihnen am Fruehstuehkstisch verbrachten und angeregt ueber Gott und die ...

drive from Sedona to Lake Powell through volcanoes, Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, United States travel blog

drive from Sedona to Lake Powell through volcanoes

A travel blog entry by techhobo

Stopped by Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument to see some volcanoes? Had no idea the Flagstaff mountain (San Francisco Peak) and 700 other "mountains" around here are actually volcanoes. Sunset ...

Volcano Ventures, Volcano, United States travel blog

Volcano Ventures

A travel blog entry by mike_lizanne

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... at Pu’u Huluhulu (Hairy Hill?) to get another view of the caldera.  We discovered a really cool café in Volcano Village that does really nice sandwiches for lunch.  Yesterday we had ham and turkey on cranberry and macademia nut bread, ...

Lua pele, Volcano, United States travel blog

Lua pele

A travel blog entry by tuffychloe

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... , not all that long ago, the lava hadn't been here at all. That's one of the things I found really interesting about the volcano area - rather than hearing about land formed millions or billions of years ago as usual, this "land" was formed very recently, ...

Saturday and Sunday- Taking It Easy Island Style, Volcano, United States travel blog

Saturday and Sunday- Taking It Easy Island Style

A travel blog entry by tripleb

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... up for the tiring pace we kept on our Canada trip last month.  It was nice to relax in the cabin here at Volcano, where we have complete privacy except for the stray pheasant or two. We vegged around Saturday morning until 9:30 when we connected to ...

Rainforest is amazing, Volcano, United States travel blog

Rainforest is amazing

A travel blog entry by amandai

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... but I have a prince of all princes and Dave has taken good care of me. After our visit to the doctor, we headed off to the Volcano and down into the valley for a horseback ride in the rainforest.   Even though I was as sick as a dog, this was ...

ja wo isch dänn diä lava wo?!?, Volcano, United States travel blog

ja wo isch dänn diä lava wo?!?

A travel blog entry by scher-air

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Peace in the Rainforest, Volcano, United States travel blog

Peace in the Rainforest

A travel blog entry by stracy522

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... Totally different than during the daytime.  After a long day hiking the trails in the park, visiting the artist's community of Volcano Village or experiencing other nearby sights, you can gather at the Lodge, take a dip in the hot tub while star ...

Day Nine – Steppin’ on up to the Big I, Volcano, United States travel blog

Day Nine – Steppin’ on up to the Big I

A travel blog entry by meckley

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... , the scenery changed.  One section would be rainforest and the next would be barren lava flows. When we arrived at the Volcano Rainforest Retreat, it was beautiful.  Our cabin was set back into the property, with tress blocking us from the view ...

Day Ten – Underwater Adventure, Volcano, United States travel blog

Day Ten – Underwater Adventure

A travel blog entry by meckley

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We had to get up early to drive two hours back to Kona for our snorkeling trip. We were taking the SeaQuest Deluxe Morning Snorkeling Adventure.  It was a four hour boat ride and snorkeling experience.  We had to get up at 4:45 to make it there ...

Big island, Kailua-Kona, United States travel blog

Big island

A travel blog entry by heathm9

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We stayed in kona and had a rental car. We circled the island , it took all day. We saw the waipio valley, we hiked to akaka falls then drove down to Hawaii volcanoes national park. We went inside a lava tube, drove and saw the lava fields and old ...

Volcano National Park, Pāhoa, United States travel blog

Volcano National Park

A travel blog entry by seaturtles

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We have now flown over to the Big Island. First stop is to explore the Volcano National Park.. Founded in 1916, the Park encompasses 333,000 acres from the summit of Maunaloa to the sea. Here you'll find 150 miles of hiking trails through volcanic ...

Der Tanz auf dem Vulkan, Volcano, United States travel blog

Der Tanz auf dem Vulkan

A travel blog entry by marcello83

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... aber so ist das mit der Natur. Daraufhin jage ich den Mustang in den Begrenzer und so kommen wir wieder zum Volcano Nationalpark, wo wir dann eine Alternativwanderung starten. Wir laufen entlang der Caldera durch dichten Regenwald zum Kilauea Iki. Man ...

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